Environmental Sustainability

Environmental Sustainability


Cisco is working not only for a more inclusive future, but a more environmentally sustainable one as well. Environmental issues like climate change, pollution, and waste can disproportionately affect disadvantaged socio-economic groups and future generations.

Link: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/about/csr/environmental-sustainability.html


Content from this campaign

Plastic Free July: How To Reduce Plastic Use Today and Everyday
When the mid-point of the year comes around, many of us in the western hemisphere think about beach vacations and picnics in the park. But many people may not know about Plastic Free July, an international campaign to reduce plastic use during this month. What began in 2011 in a small town in Western Australia has...
Aug 4, 2022 8:45 AM ET
Harnessing the Power of Parked EVs
By Kevin Delaney Electric vehicles solve a lot of problems. But they also create a few of their own. One is power consumption. With the popularity of EVs on the rise, the prospect of recharging millions at a time risks putting huge pressure on electricity grids, especially during peak charging times. That’s where vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technologies come in. It’s a concept...
Jul 7, 2022 9:25 AM ET
Cisco Foundation Sparks Innovation by Investing in Promising Solutions to Climate Change
It is hard to look at the news or social media today and not be confronted with the issue of climate change. Scientific research continues to show that human-induced global warming, species extinction, and habitat loss is causing widespread disruption in nature and affecting billions of people through storms, flooding, wildfires, drought, food scarcity, and other crises. Meanwhile, more...
Jun 30, 2022 9:55 AM ET
5 Ways Cisco Is Increasing Product Energy Efficiency
The following is based on an excerpt from the 2021 Cisco Purpose Report, published on December 13, 2021. Sustainability means protecting the Earth’s resources and ensuring a livable planet, not just today, but for generations to come. An inclusive future that provides...
May 11, 2022 9:55 AM ET
Net Zero Methodology: Yes It Is Complicated, but Worth Doing Thoroughly
Many corporations around the world have set net zero commitments, detailing the ways in which they will address the various levels of carbon emissions of their businesses (defined by scope). In September of 2021, Cisco committed to reach net zero across Scope 1, Scope 2, and Scope 3 emissions by...
May 3, 2022 9:55 AM ET